Our Faculty

The Faculty has three Departments of studies namely Department of Management and Entrepreneurship, Department of Accounting and Finance and Department of Marketing, in addition to the computer unit and the e-learning centre. At present Faculty offers courses in a range of disciplines leading to Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)Honours degrees.

Our Mission

This Faculty is designed to investigate into unexplored phenomena on Management and Finance by maintaining a trade–off between modern Management Systems and Sri Lankan regional cultural contents, to transfer such knowledge by means of study programmes, conferences and publications, and to become the Centre for Regional Management Studies in Sri Lanka.

Our Student

In the present contemporary arena it is essential that management students adjust and adapt quickly to diverse situations also be flexible to work with teams spread across the Globe. The faculty offers Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Human resource management and Marketing specialization areas fully in English which allows to develop the professional skills needed in organizations perform in global markets.

Our Research & Publications

Ruhuna Journal of Management and Finance (RJMF) is a peer reviewed international journal; published bi-annually by the Faculty. The International Conference of Management and Finance (ICME) is organized by the faculty aiming bring together academics, researchers and practitioners from around the world to an International forum to share knowledge and experiences in the fields of management and economics.

Business Clinic

Businesses play a vital economic role in the society contributing to national output and employment generation, more focus should be given to upgrading businesses for the betterment of whole society.

News

Workshop on Accountability and Workload Model

The Internal Quality Assurance Cell of the Faculty with the assistance of IQAU at the University of Ruhuna conducted a workshop on Accountability and Workload Model on 07th of February 2018 from 09.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon at computer lab of the Faculty of Management and Finance.The resource person, Professor Thilak Gamage basically discussed the circular regarding the Accountability and Workload. Further, he provided some guidelines for working with the MIS. The workshop helped participants to gain an understanding of the unknown facts for them.

Management Training Program 2018

The expertise hands of Aitken Spence PLC, which is one of the blue chip conglomerates in Sri Lanka together with the Career Guidance Unit of University of Ruhuna and the Faculty of Management and Finance successfully conducted the “Management Training Program” for 39 undergraduates of Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna on 05th, 06th, 12th, 13th, 24th and 25th of January 2018 at the premises of Faculty of Management and Finance and corporate auditorium of Aitken Spence PLC. The main aim of this program was to nurture the young undergraduates with essential career and leadership skills for crafting them as professional management personalities and make them familiar with the professional exposure through the transmission of new corporate knowledge and expertise.

One Day Entrepreneurial
Program

A one day entrepreneurial program organized by the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship was held on 24th of January 2018 under the theme of "stimulating entrepreneurial orientation through real world knowledge sharing and dialogues”.The workshop provided students with an opportunity to take part in active discussions with real world successful entrepreneurs and later, to present their respective business proposals via a business model poster presentation.

Annual General
Meeting

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the TUFMF was held on 17 th of January 2018 at University Guest House. The AGM provided members with an opportunity to mingle with each other thereby breaking the wheel of monotony for a while. After presenting the detailed information for the last year activities at TUMAF, the president thanked previous committee members for their unrelenting dedication and effort. The meeting ended with the election of new office bearers and the committee members for the continuation of the activities at the TUMAF.

Important Events

ICME

ICME 2018 under the main theme of “Entrepreneurial eco-system: Regional policy, innovation and sustainability” aims to provide a platform for academics, researchers, and practitioners across the globe to debate on how a region facilitates to create cultures, institutions, markets and networks with integrated policies and programs that foster entrepreneurship activities for new value creation while promoting social welfare and environmental protection. This is more relevance and significance in today’s integrated world that requires building up networks among governments, industries, and universities in creating an enabling environment to nurture entrepreneurship towards regional development. 

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Business Clinic 2017

Faculty of Management and Finance, University of Ruhuna hands together with Southern Provincial Development Authority conducted the “Business Clinic 2017” on 13th and 14th March 2017 from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. at University Gymnasium premises with an immense of success. The inauguration ceremony was led by the Senior Professor S.G.J.N Senanayake, Vice Chancellor, the University of Ruhuna and the Mr. R.C. De Zoysa, Chief Secretary, Southern Province. 47 public and private sector organizations were actively engaged in educating entrepreneurs in the southern province on various aspects such as business registration, obtaining quality standards, tax issues, and business finance.

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